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ERIC Number: ED192094
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 346
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 11: Radiation Detection and Measurement.
Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
This technical specialty course is one of thirty-five courses designed for use by two-year postsecondary institutions in five nuclear technician curriculum areas: (1) radiation protection technician, (2) nuclear instrumentation and control technician, (3) nuclear materials processing technician, (4) nuclear quality-assurance/quality-control technician, and (5) nuclear reactor (plant) operator trainee. This course, Radiation Detection and Measurement, contains eight modules: Statistics of Radiation Counting; Gas-Filled Detectors I: Ionization Detectors; Gas-Filled Detectors II: Proportional Counters; Gas-Filled Detectors III: Geiger-Mueller Counters; Scintillators, Semiconductors and Spectroscopy; External Personnel Dosimeters for Beta-Photon Monitoring; Neutron Detectors, Dosimetry and Activation Analysis; and Radiological Calibration and Standardization. Each module follows a typical format including the following sections: introduction, module prerequisites, objectives, subject matter, exercises, materials, procedures, data tables, reference materials, and tests. (A master index and suggested program planning guides are also available--see CE 026 856 and CE 026 639-643.) (LRA)
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 4800 Lakewood Dr., Suite 5, Waco, TX 76710 (Modules are available individually or by course; write for prices)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.